“Trading Places” quotes(1983)
Plot – Randolph and Mortimer Duke are two financiers of Philadelphia. Louis Winthorpe III, the manager of their company, is engaged to their grand-niece Penelope. When the two meet Valentine, a poor man, they decide to make an experiment: the homeless will live at Winthorpe's and will do his job, while Louis will end on the road, abandoned to himself.
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“Trading Places” Quotes 12 quotes
“- Coleman: Would you like a sip of whiskey?
- Billy Ray Valentine: I do not drink, it is against my religion!
- Coleman: Religion is a good thing I say, taken in moderation.”
“- Billy Ray Valentine: That was a cheap vase, right? That was a fake? Right?
- Randolph Duke: I believe we paid $35,000. But if I remember correctly, we valued it for the insurance company at $50,000. You see, Mortimer? William has already made us $15,000.”
“- Randolph Duke: Money isn't everything, Mortimer.
- Mortimer Duke: Oh, grow up.
- Randolph Duke: Mother always said you were greedy.
- Mortimer Duke: She meant it as a compliment.”
“Those men wanted to have sex with me!”
“It occurs to me that the best way you hurt rich people is by turning them into poor people.”
“- Randolph Duke: That man is a product of a poor environment. There's nothing wrong with him, I can prove it.
- Mortimer Duke: Of course there's something wrong with him... he's a Negro!”